Event Calendar

Welcome to the Stewardship Network's Event Calendar!

Across the Great Lakes, hundreds of groups offer opportunities to learn about and care for our natural land and water every day.

Does your organization or group have an event that should be on the calendar?

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Contact staff@stewardshipnetwork.org if your organization or area is not listed.

Events (All times Eastern)

Moose on the Loose Family Fun Run and 5k

Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 9:30am

Run along the scenic roadway of Peter White Drive on Presque Isle, a 323 acre forested oval shaped headland/peninsula which juts into Lake Superior.

Presque Isle Park 1 Peter White Drive Marquette, MI US 49855

Mushroom Walk

Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 10:00am

Mushroom Walk” is scheduled for Saturday, August 25th, 2018 at Tenhave Woods beginning at 10:00 am. Park at the Marais/Lexington lot & meet at the park entrance.

Tenhave Woods

Stewardship Workday at Furstenberg Nature Area

Sunday, August 26, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

This long narrow nature area beside the river contains many plant communities including a rare oak savanna and a restored prairie.

2475 Fuller Road, Ann Arbor MI 48105

Rain Garden Planting Day - Forestbrooke Athletic Club

Sunday, August 26, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Join the Huron River Watershed Council and community partners to plant rain gardens at the Forestbrooke Athletic Club on Sunday, August 26th from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

2609 Yost Blvd Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Rain Garden Planting Day - Mitchell Elementary School

Monday, August 27, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Join the Huron River Watershed Council and community partners to plant rain gardens at Mitchell Elementary School on Monday, August 27th from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM!

3550 Pittsview Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Nature Walk with NAP and AADL

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Oakwoods Nature Area is a favorite birding destination because a wide variety of wading birds and waterfowl call it home. Join NAP staff on a family-friendly walk through this nature area.

3270 Dunwoodie Road, Ann Arbor MI 48105

Preserve Challenge: Watkins Lake Trail Run

Saturday, September 8, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Explore Watkins Lake at a faster pace! This flat yet scenic trail allows for the opportunity to run up to 6 miles. Sarah Felder will lead a 6-mile run, or pick your own route and your distance.

Arnold Rd, Brooklyn, MI 49230

Cummingston Meadow

Saturday, September 8, 2018 - 2:00pm

"Cummingston Meadow” nature walk is being held at Cummingston Park on Saturday, September 8th, 2018 beginning at 2:00 pm. Park and meet at Leafdale & Torquay.

Cummingston Park

WLEC 2018 - Annual International Coastal Clean Up

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Shoreline cleanup at Sterling State Park

Sterling State Park 2800 State Park Rd Monroe, MI 48162

Night Sky Stories

Friday, September 21, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

Celebrate the Autumnal Equinox with an evening of stargazing and storytelling at beautiful Watkins Lake State Park.

Arnold Rd, Brooklyn, MI 49230

River Roundup

Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

Join a small team of your friends, family, and other interesting volunteers. Collect samples of bugs and other creatures that live in our streams.

Meet at the HRWC office in Ann Arbor (1100 N Main Street). Then car pool to two streams in Livingston, Oakland, Wayne and/or Washtenaw Counties.

(Duluth CISMA) Invasive Woody Plants: Field Workshop & Removal

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm

Learn best management practices for invasive honeysuckle, buckthorn, Japanese barberry, & oriental bittersweet.

Meet @ Casket Quarry Park Trailhead (1325 N 59th Ave W) Workshop near rock cliff; Latecomers follow the trail in GPS: (46.752197, - 92.171436)

Fall Colors Hike

Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

The River Raisin is stunning on its own, but added fall colors make it a spectacular display of nature.

N Union St, Manchester, MI 48158

Woodland Restoration at Whitmore Lake

Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Whitmore Lake Preserve contains a variety of habitats including meadows, hardwood forests, and wooded wetlands. Join us to explore the Preserve and improve the forest by removing invasive shrubs.

1551 7 Mile Road Whitmore Lake, MI 48189

Insect ID Day

Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Identifying insects from the water ways can help us figure out what the water quality is within different sections of the Huron River Watershed.

At the HRWC offices in the NEW Center, 1100 N. Main Street, Ann Arbor.